Burry Name Meaning

English: possibly a topographic name meaning ‘dweller by the borough (Old English burg) enclosure (Old English (ge)hæg)’, or alternatively a variant spelling of Bury. Swiss German: variant of Burri.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Berry, Burr, Bury, Barry, Curry, Furry, Burgy, Perry, Buley, Busey

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Burry Family Origin

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Burry Family Occupations

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  • School

    27%
  • Clerk

    18%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Builder

    9%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Burry family was Builder. School, Clerk and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burry. The most common Burry occupation in Canada was School. 27% of Burry's were Schools.

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Burry Historical Records

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Burry Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Burry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Burry in 1951 was 48, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burry

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